How can we be both multi-skilled and specialised?
Each member of our team is highly qualified to handle all aspects of conveyancing in SA. But unusual issues can sometimes arise around settlements and that’s when our team comes into its own.
Individual members of our team have chosen to specialise in specific aspects of conveyancing law. Where required your conveyancer will collaborate with other team members to ensure you obtain the very best advice for your specific needs.
Meet our team
As the CEO, Penny is responsible for setting the direction for the future for the business. One of Penny’s passions in life is real estate and completing her clients settlements.
Penny started work in Conveyancing Matters in 1991 and has progressed through roles as conveyancer and practice manager to her current role as CEO.
Michelle is an experienced Practice Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the real estate industry over the past 15 years. Michelle is highly skilled in sales, acquisitions and developments for various types of property, including commercial, industrial, retail and residential.
In addition to Michelle’s conveyancing qualifications, Michelle has a Project Management degree from the University of South Australia and her skill base is utilised by Conveyancing Matters and clients in all major projects.
Fiona is a Certified Practising Registered Conveyancer who enjoys meeting with clients and helping them in their property transactions.
An experienced settlement professional, Simon is a Certified Practising Conveyancer responsible for managing client settlements who commenced at Conveyancing Matters in 2014.
With a broad range of skills and expertise in the property industry, Simon is able to advise on all aspects of property settlements.
Professional and people-focussed, Simon enjoys being able to help people complete their dream of owning their own home and getting the deal ’over the line’.
Renee is a key part of our business – managing our Blackwood office.
Renee completed her Advanced Diploma in Financial Services (Conveyancing) in 2011 to become a Registered Conveyancer. Renee joined the Conveyancing Matters team in January 2013 and is responsible for managing our Blackwood office and running conveyancing files.
With a background in Real Estate administration and customer service, Renee’s very friendly nature and professional attitude, combined with her knowledge of conveyancing are just some of her qualities, enabling her to provide first class quality service to all clients.
Jess is a key part of our team; she handles a myriad of conveyancing work. Jess joined Conveyancing Matters in November 2013 and is studying Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing.
Amanda joined Conveyancing Matters in February 2011 and has proven to be a fantastic addition to the team.
She is qualified in retail and business management and enjoys helping our clients.
Amanda is our trust account administrator keeping track of our clients funds, attends to our interstate settlement agents settlements, and manages numerous administrative tasks.
Shelby started with us in 2017 and comes from a Sales background. She is currently completing the Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing. Shelby assists our conveyancing teams by handling our settlements bookings, attending settlements and a range of administrative tasks. Shelby enjoys travel and her goal is to go to a different country every year.
Lauren joined the team in 2017 and is currently completing her advanced diploma of conveyancing. She assists the conveyancers with files whilst also attending settlements at the LTO. Lauren currently splits her time between both our Adelaide CBD and Blackwood offices as well as Form One matters gaining a knowledge of multiple aspects of the conveyancing process.
Tamara is one of the friendly faces you will encounter at our Mount Gambier office, who assists our clients with Verification of Identity and document signing, File Setup, and assisting our Business Partners.
John is one of the pioneers of conveyancing in South Australia. A key player in our industry, he wrote the book on conveyancing – literally – writing the practice manual now used for all conveyancers in the state.
John established Conveyancing Matters (known as as Erskine Murphy & Associates until 2003) in 1990 and has developed the business to be a well-respected leading authority in conveyancing. His breadth of experience in retailing, combined with a strong academic grounding and conveyancing experience is second to none.